Line judge leaves Broncos, Ravens game with broken collarbone

  • Night net null Line judge Gary Arthur left Sunday’s game between the Broncos and Ravens after suffering a broken collarbone on a collision during a punt re夜网论坛turn in the first quarter.Poor ref 🙁 pic.twitter.com/V6d7fjKrzh— SB Nation GIF (@SBNationGIF) September 13, 2015MORE: Officials hurt more often than you think | Jets' Mauldin taken to hosptial  Arthur left the game on a cart but managed to stand under his own power and tipped his cap to the crowd to let them know he was in decent spirits. The Ravens announced the injury later in the game. Arthur's absence left the officiating crew with six members, a situation officials prepared for during the fourth week of the preseason. Arthur, 58, has been an Night net line judge since 1997 and has worked 15 postseason games in his career.[......]

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    Eddie George joins Broadway cast of Chicago The Musical

  • Night net No running back in Titans franchise history has run for more yards than Eddie George, who entered the Night net in 1996.No Broadway revival has run for more years than Chicago The Musical, which returned to New York's biggest stage in 1996. PHOTOS: Athletes who became actors | O.J. Simpson's acting careerFor years, George and the cast of Chicago have traveled disparate, parallel paths, exciting starkly different audiences with long runs and entertaining performances. Come January, those paths will converge. Chicago The Musical announced via its Twitter that George will make his Broadway debut as Billy Flynn. .@Night net Legend & Heisman Trophy winner Eddie George will make his Broadway debut in the role of Billy Flynn. pic.twitter.com/7ML5pL4Yll— Chicago The Musical (@ChicagoMusical) October 26, 2015George has already received positive reviews for his stage performances in Nashville, where he has taken on roles such as Shakespeare's Julius Caesar and the lead in The Whipping Man, produced by Nashville Repertory Theatre.The official press release from Chicago The Musical was happy to sing his acting accolades on stage and screen:Eddie George makes his Broadway debut in Chicago following stage appearances in such works as Matthew Lopez’s The Whipping Man (Nashville Repertory Theatre), Suzan-Lori Parks’ Topdog/Underdog (Amun Ra Theatre) and in the title roles of both Othello and Julius Caesar at the N[......]

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    Saints make Night net history with two-point blocked PAT return

  • Night net The Saints needed a divine performance to have any chance of knocking off the undefeated Panthers on Sunday. It helps to have a key three-point swing to hold a halftime lead.It came courtesy of Saints rookie linebacker Stephone Anthony, who made Night net history by retur夜网论坛ning Carolina's blocked potential game-tying extra-point attempt late in the second quarter for two points the other way. It was the first such play under the new rules that were put into effect this May by the league's competition committee. MORE: Night net scoreboard | Best images of Week 13 | Week 13 surprises  Veteran defensive tackle Kevin Williams came up with the block of Graham Gano's 33-yard try with the Saints still leading 14-13 after a TD by Panthers running back Jonathan Stewart. Instead of Carolina coming back from 14 down to tie it, New Orleans could keep clinging to a field-goal lead in its upset bid.Anthony was already having quite a day, responsible for 8 (or half) of the Saints' 16 points. He scooped and scored from 31 yards out on a Stewart fumble late in the first quarter. His two-point return came with 1:55 left in the first half.[......]

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    Bengals TE Tyler Eifert left Pro Bowl in a walking boot

  • Night net null null null The Pro Bowl is about as tame as football gets, but there was an unfortunate injury to Bengals tight end Tyler Eifert in Sunday night's game.When coming down with a potential touchdown catch, Eifert landed hard in the end zone, dropping the pass. He got up and walked gingerly to the sideline, where he received some treatment, includ夜网论坛ing icing his left foot and leg. MORE: 5 landing spots for Johnny Manziel |  Super Bowl week starts here: Teams begin final prep“I don’t really know what happened. I jammed my heel," he said, via the Bengals' official site. Initial X-Rays didn't reveal a break, but Eifert wants to make sure, so he's scheduled to undergo further tests in Cincinnati. He left the stadium in a walking boot but remains hopeful that the injury is only a bone bruise."I’ll be good," he added.[......]

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    NY attorney general looking into Night net hiring practices following Eli Apple incident

  • Night net null 夜网论坛 null null New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman will look into the Night net's hiring practices after Ohio State cornerback Eli Apple was asked if he liked men during last month's Night net Scouting Combine.The question came from Atlanta Falcons secondary coach Marquand Manuel and created a backlash that led to both Manuel and Falcons head coach Dan Quinn issuing public apologies.  MORE: Night net New League Year resolutions | Dak Prescott's apology is just hot airWhile Quinn expressed his disappointment and Manuel said he takes "full responsibility for the inappropriate question," Schneiderman wrote in a letter to Robert Gulliver, the Night net’s head of human resources, that he was "deeply troubled" by the incident. "I request that the League provide a detailed summary of the steps it has taken to eliminate sexual orientation discrimination and to prevent such incidents as these from occurring since our first engagement in 2013," Schneiderman wrote, according to USA Today. Schneiderman stated he met with Night net officials in 2013 and 2014 to discuss the elimination of sexual orientation discrimination within the Night n[......]

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    Ravens' Ronnie Stanley gets special dog

  • Night net null When people go in to adopt pets, they typically get the youngest and cutest animals available. It's hard to fault them, but the older animals are full of love as well, and Ravens first-round draft pick Ronnie Stanley knows this.BARCS Animal Shelter in Baltimore shared a story on its Facebook page about the rookie going in and asking for a dog. MORE: Night net animal power rankings | Best player from each state"We are looking for (a) dog that's been here a long time," Stanley said, according to the shelter, "and maybe not-so-adoptable." Stanley fell in love with Winter, a 6-year-old dog who had survived some intense conditions.She was found on a vacant property, on a hot day with no electricity, or open windows. She was dehydrated and extremely frightened. Winter has a long, hanging belly, mostly likely a result of over breeding--something we see far too often at our shelter. Due to her age, her belly is not something that will ever tighten up. Female dogs with such characteristics are often passed by in o夜网论坛ur shelter — but not by Ronnie!Winter now has a loving home, thanks to the Night net player's kindness.[......]

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    How Super Bowl debacle made Cam Newton better

  • Night net Sporting News Night net Writer Alex Marvez is touring training camps with SiriusXM Night net Radio. Here is his take from Carolina Panthers camp.SPARTANBURG, S.C. — From his saltiness in news conferences to poor quarterbacking performance, Cam Newton slogged through a Super Bowl 50 experience that he would much rather forget. But in the long run, Newton might be better for losing.MORE: Baltimore tourist captures Newton's kind gesture | Newton: Criticism isn't about race Had the Carolina Panthers beaten Denver, maybe a contented Newton wouldn’t be displaying the same kind of single-minded focus toward winning a championship that is driving him into the 2016 season.While still pursuing his commercial and entertainment endeavors during the offseason — including his own kids show on Nickelodeon — Newton remained committed to taking steps that could very well lead to the Night net’s reigning Most Valuable Player taking his game to a new level.Panthers training camp provides the proof.The comfort level Newton has in operating Mike Shula’s offensive system has reached such heights that Panthers head coach Ron Rivera said Carolina will change the way it attacks opponents. And if anyone thinks his confidence was shaken by what happened against the Broncos, they haven’t attended Panthers practices where drills between the offense and defense are the most competitive they’ve been since Newton entered the Night ne[......]

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    Martellus Bennett unfazed by Vontaze Burfict no-call

  • Night net null null null null Vontaze Burfict ended up not being fined for hitting tight end Martellus Bennett at the knees in the Bengals' 35-17 loss to the Patriots Sunday, but Bennett seems to be taking everything in stride."Doesn't matter to me. It's not like I get the money," Bennett said, via the Boston Globe. MORE: Week 7 picks against the spreadThe blow was controversial, but because the ball arrived as Burfict dived at Bennett, the move was d夜网论坛eemed legal. Dirty, but legal. However, Burfict was slammed with a $75,000 fine for stomping on Pats running back LeGarrette Blount's leg. Burfict already was suspended the first three games of the season after he illegally slammed into Antonio Brown's head during the AFC wild-card playoff game last season.[......]

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    STL TV station refers to Rams COO as professional liar

  • Night net null夜网论坛 null null St. Louis is clearly still bitter about losing the Rams.While airing a Monday press conference to discuss the firing of Rams coach Jeff Fisher, St. Louis Fox affiliate KTVI gave Rams chief operating officer Kevin Demoff a new title. The station's graphics department inserted "professional liar" in the lower third graphic with Demoff's name.MORE: Seven coaches that could replace Jeff Fisher Wow, @FOX2now bringing the heat on Kevin Demoff.#Rams #STL #Night net pic.twitter.com/BAtNnubx8Z— Ron Clements (@Ron_Clements) December 13, 2016The station has a point. Demoff repeatedly told St. Louis fans over their final two years in the Gateway City, that the Rams were doing everything they could to keep the team in Missouri. Following January's move back to Los Angeles, Demoff himself inadvertently revealed the move had been in the works since 2013. Then there was Fisher's firing with three games remaining in his fifth straight losing season. Demoff praised Fisher two weeks ago, saying the coach's evaluation goes beyond wins and losses. He told reporters Monday the decision to fire Fisher was "solely a performance-related issue."[......]

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    49ers' Jed York is voice of reason among Night net owners on protests, Kaepernick

  • Night net null Even in the moment, Jed York felt and sounded like the anti-Jerry Jones and the anti-Roger Goodell. Two days after the 49ers owner spoke his mind to reporters at the Night net owners-players meeting over protests, it seems even more so … especially once Goodel夜网论坛l spoke and Jones notably did not.York sounded as if he did not even belong at the same meeting or in the same group. So much talk about “socioeconomic (and) racial injustices," and respect for rights and freedoms, and partnerships with players and sacrificing the bottom line and (blasphemy!) how "courageous" Colin Kaepernick is. He sounded like a voice of reason, possibly the voice of reason at a volatile time in Night net history.MORE: Night net fights back against Trump, addresses anthem on own time "We need to take the message away from, 'Colin Kaepernick took a knee and that’s disrespectful to the flag,'" York said Tuesday in some of the more pointed remarks of a 20-minute session. "Now our players are protesting to get awareness. That's why they protested. They have awareness — when the president is tweeting about you, when you have the vice president making comments, that's awareness."There's never been greater awareness for these issues than today, when you have, literally, 32 owners and the Night net commissioner coming together and saying, 'Al[......]

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